linseed


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

linseed,

seed of the flaxflax,
common name for members of the Linaceae, a family of annual herbs, especially members of the genus Linum, and for the fiber obtained from such plants. The flax of commerce (several varieties of L.
..... Click the link for more information.
 plant.

linseed

[′lin‚sēd]
(botany)
References in periodicals archive ?
Figure 5: Effect of the organic linseed extract formulated at 4% on the sensations of stinging caused by a solution of lactic acid.
The healthy effects of linseed and lupin seeds are already known from the literature, but so far there is a lack of conclusive scientific investigations on the subject.
The treatments consisted of basal ration based on grass silage supplemented with 300 g/d of palm oil as a positive control diet (PO), or supplemented with 300 g/d linseed oil (LSO), or supplemented with 688 g/d of top-dressed whole linseed (4.
So we've been trying to understand the function and expression of the gene to determine why it isn't operating to its full potential in linseed.
Valerian root Draft Community herbal monograph (EMEA/HMPC/340719/2005) Draft entry to the list (EMEA/HMPC/340779/2005) Linseed Draft Community herbal monograph (EMEA/HMPC/340849/2005) Draft entry to the list (EMEA/HMPC/340854/2005) Ispaghula husk Draft Community herbal monograph (EMEA/HMPC/340857/2005) Ispaghula seed Draft Community herbal monograph (EMEA/HMPC/340861/2005) Psyllium seed Draft Community herbal monograph (EMEA/HMPC/340865/2005)
New York architecture provides great opportunity for restoration of stained glass, with old lead matrix that warps and bows after less than a century, and linseed oil based putty that dries out over time.
Experimental GM linseed and oilseed rape have been produced at Rothamsted Research, in Hertfordshire, which expects to seek regulatory approval for commercial use within three to five years.
The term oil absorption (OA) refers to the weight of linseed oil that must be taken up by a given weight of dry pigment in order to form a paste.
German surveillance laboratories also use the Genetic ID method to detect this GMO linseed.
Clean gardening tools and oil the blades, rubbing down wooden handles with raw linseed oil.
A mask with linseed, wheat germ and sun flower stimulates and enhances the action of the products applied during the treatment, while moisturising and decongesting Add a finishing touch with a manicure with top-of-the-range Jessica products.
My husband rubbed it down but none of the oils we've tried, including linseed, covers the faded areas.